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FOX News
Jan 25, 2010 5:00am EST
foundry respect for the united states military. >> the military i have been dealing with the 82nd air porn the me aspiring to a new level. >> as the official body count in the haiti earthquake surpasses 150,000 frustration over the pass of relief. >> we have doctors at the airport and we have a nurse here that said she had 8 tons of medical supplies already on three planes in chicago that she cannot get flown in here. >> i certainly feel their str frustration. i see it on the streets. i go out every day. >> desperate, hungry and some just grieving looters go through the ruins taking everything not tied down. tonight we focus on the angels striving to redeem hell on the earth. also tonight kimberly has the latest on drew peterson, the sex clinic trying to tame the tiger and jay leno striking back. we begin in haiti with the latest. >> hi everybody welcome to a place that every american indeed every person of goodwill should be proud of. the amazing emergency medical center erected by project medishare part of university of miami global institute. behind me the dormitory for doctors. coming
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 6:30am EST
that of the united states in 2027 at 4:00 in the afternoon on the 25th of december. but i wonder what you're telling us about china employs anything more than that. in other words, it's not clear that your civilization state with its tradition of tributary relations with its neighbors and yes, maybe some african countries today, have an aspiration to rule the world. could you tell us if there is, in fact, some prospect of that? that doesn't seem to be in the tradition you're describing. and therefore, why worry? >> well, i think you put your finger on a very important distinction between the chinese tradition and the western tradition. they do share, they both are civilizations which have a strong sense of university. unlike japan for example, which it never did have a. but the way that's expressed is very different. whereas the century the european tradition sought to project it at the time across the world, and i suppose the colonial tradition was the most dramatic illustration of this, the chinese tradition have to do that. and by and large, except on the territory as it were of the chinese conti
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 7:00am EST
barack obama, the u.s. president, that there will be further attacks on the united states unless he takes steps to resolve the palestinian situation. in an audiotape obtained by al- jazeera on sunday, the al qaeda chief, praised the nigerian accused of the christmas day bombing." we would give a listen to a translation of that tape. -- we will get a listen to a translation of that tape. >> made peace beyond those that osama bin laden brings guidance to. our message, carried by words, conveyed to you through the flame of the hero, we have proved that the heroes of 9/11 can be effective. the message is that america will never dream of living in peace unless we lived it in palestine. it is not fear -- it is not fair that you enjoy a safe life while our brothers in gaza suffered greatly. with god's will, we will continue as long as you continue to support israel. peace be on those that follow the lead of guidance. host: that tape was released yesterday. first, a quick political note, marion barry is set to announce his retirement after seven terms, according to two sources. the move would mak
FOX News
Jan 24, 2010 9:00pm EST
president obama restored the united states prestige or damaged it with apologies? listen. (cheers) >> i will restore our moral standing so america is once again that last best hope for all who are called to the cause of freedom. >> president obama em barks on the first european swing focused on the languishing glowing economy. >> if you look at the source of this crisis the united states certainly has some accounting to do with respect to a regulatory system that was inadequate, the massive changes that have taken place in the global financial system. >> after already apoll guysing for sending the global recession partially in motion the president also apologized for america looking down on europe. >> in america there's a failure to appreciate europe's leading role in the world. instead of celebrating your dynamic union and seeking to partner with you to meet common challenges there have been times where america has shown arrogance and been dismissive, even derissive. >> can i ask you whether you prescribe as many of the predecessors have to the school of american exceptionalism that se
PBS
Jan 25, 2010 12:30pm EST
you are president of the united states. that doesn't work when you come into washington d.c. and you have people like nancy pelosi and harry reid and politicians on the hill that will call your-- claw your eyes out if you stand still. he has not asserted himself. he has not been the barack obama of iowa. i keep waiting for the barack obama of iowa. >> rose: what was the barack obama of iowa reasons barack obama of iowa was a guy that reached out to republicans and to independents who would come in to me, when we were going around iowa doing our show there during the caucus saying you know what, this guy isn't wedded to all of those fights and those ideaological battles that bill clinton and hillary clinton and george w. bush fought from 1968 on. he's going to take us forward. the problem is he has turned his presidency over, over the past year, to people whose political careers were framed that way. i think he's going to have to stop being the law professor, start being the leader. i think he's going to start being more lbj. >> rose: back to you for health care, adam. is health-care
WHUT
Jan 25, 2010 6:00am EST
resistence did you run into trying to accomplish it? >> well, charlie, we felt that the united states was actually in better shape now than it was a year ago. president obama, we felt, had done more to advance the agenda because he has essentially put the iranians on the defenve. and the iranians are more isolated now than they were when president obama was negotiating. so we were playing for the long term in the simulated game. the american team that i lead was trying to position all of our friends and partners to put greater pressure on the iranians. we wanted very much to avoid an early israeli use of force because while we are very sympathetic, of course, to the israeli predictment, we felt that an israeli attack on iran might precipitate a wider third war for the united states in the greater middle east and we couldn't afford that. we thought the smartest strategy was to build up sanctions, sport for sanctions against iran and we'll see that, i think, play out in real life over the next couple of months. we wanted to shine a bright light and a stronger light on the human-rights a
WHUT
Jan 25, 2010 9:00am EST
might precipitate a wider third war for the united states in the greater middle east and we couldn't afford that. we thought the smartest strategy was to build up sanctions, sport for sanctions against iran and we'll see that, i think, play out in real life over the next couple of months. we wanted to shine a bright light and a stronger light on the human-rights abuses of the iranian government. we wanted to draw a military cordon around iran to contain it and the united states, i think, is in a good position to do that. and we wanted to play for the long-term because we wanted... we didn't want to do anythi that would disrupt the opposition movement in iran and we thought the early use of force might effectively kill that opposition movement. and so in playing for the long term, we assume that there is some kind of solution here short of the use of u.s. military force. that is the hand we played that happens to be my own view as well. >> rose: all right. let meo to gary, the iranian hand. which has been influenced, obviously, by the political turmoil after the election. was that f
FOX News
Jan 25, 2010 1:00am EST
compound. >> perhaps a new foundry respect for the united states military. >> the military i have been dealing with the 82nd air porn the me aspiring to a new level. >> as the official body count in the haiti earthquake surpasses 150,000 frustration over the pass of relief. >> we have doctors at the airport and we have a nurse here that said she had 8 tons of medical supplies already on three planes in chicago that she cannot get flown in here. >> i certainly feel their str frustration. i see it on the streets. i go out every day. >> desperate, hungry and some just grieving looters go through the ruins taking everything not tied down. tonight we focus on the angels striving to redeem hell on the earth. also tonight kimberly has the latest on drew peterson, the sex clinic trying to tame the tiger and jay leno striking back. we begin in haiti with the latest. >> hi everybody welcome to a place that every american indeed every person of goodwill should be proud of. the amazing emergency medical center erected by project medishare part of university of miami global institute. behind me the
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 8:30am EST
turn to your own experience of the united states, and i wondered what contrast you saw in your role and in its execution and that of donald rumsfeld of the department of state. and how you would characterize your relationship with rumsfeld? >> well, first of all, i first worked with bill cohen, who is don rumsfeld's previous successor. inevitably individuals bring their own style to bear. i would say that probably initially donald was somewhat -- to use the right word suspicious perhaps of a labour government. he was a republican politician. he had been a congressman many years before. he had previously been secretary of defense. i don't think he was whole persuaded a labour government where he could be comfortable. but he had a admiration with the prime minister and we were able to do business. >> how were you able to allay his suspicions during that period? >> i think by being consistent. i think he was -- i think he was anxious to ensure that people did what they said that they were going to do. >> and did you feel you had a good line of communication with him? that you were gett
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 12:00pm EST
for the night states -- the united states need to direct -- differentiate among different countries in the hemisphere. we have different priorities now. we are slow in washington on the hill and in the white house to come to that understanding. host: what is the political landscape in latin america? how has the landscape changed politically down there? guest: there is a much more diverse ideological group of countries such as venezuela and ecuador and bolivia which are not very friendly to the united states or to the market economy. on the other hand, we have a prpragmatic president likelula in central america. we have the problem of cuba and we have a terrible problem with haiti. host: on the issue of haiti, there is an article about a question of commitment and can the united states lead a long effort to rebuild haiti. what will the u.s. effort their say about our overall commitment to latin america in general? guest: the united states is best served by multilateral action. for example, the united nations peacekeeping force in haiti has been let for a number of years successfully
FOX News
Jan 25, 2010 9:00am EST
of more attacks on the united states and praises suspected terrorist u man farouk abdulmutallab, calling him, quote, a hero fighter. the white house says it cannot confirm as of yet the awe thoantivity of this tape we will be live at the white house with the latest. good morning, molly. >> reporter: the tape is not authenticated but officials tell us there's never been a fake tape from the terrorist leader, a u.s. official tells us that osama bin laden appears to be trying to attach himself to the underwear bombing operation, calling suspect u man farouk abdulmutallab a hero. al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula took responsibility for that bombing on christmas day, but the intelligence community doesn't think that the central al-qaeda group necessarily gives orders to al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula, that they may have shared ideology but they don't necessarily cooperate tactically. now, in the tape, bin laden also says that america can never dream of living in peace unless there is peace in palestine. >> it is unfair that you enjoy a safe life while our brothers in gaza suffer greatly.
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 12:00pm EST
states, to the united kingdom, might have been relying on those stocks that i'm in, some of those shells, for sample, would use as improvised explosive devices, without any understanding of what was in the shelter those shells were being used by some of the insurgents, in the aftermath of the invasion. as i say, without understanding what the work and i'm not suggesting for a moment that they were of recent production. that they were there and clearly and store presumably in barracks and armories that were looted in the immediate aftermath of the invasion. >> so it took you a while. until the report of the survey group? >> yes, i think that was when it began to be clear that this was not the case. again, one of the issues that i've never quite understood, i think it's a straightforward issue, is why it's iraq, saddam, did not have access to the stocks, did he spend such an enormous amount of time and effort in trying to forestall the work of the expected that there isn't an entirely satisfactory answer to that that i'm aware of the. other than i have speculated as to whether, for example
CSPAN
Jan 24, 2010 9:30pm EST
to the united states in the situation, and therefore how would we go about contributing as much as was consistent all along with all of the of the pressures that we faced. >> what of the paper that went through the advantages? >> the letter that i just referred to, the 29th of october, indicates some of those points. not least -- it is written by my private-sector type -- secretary but it is from my office to the prime minister. >> out of interest there -- by and large your letters came from office to office rather than writing directly to the prime minister. >> it seemed to vary. that never quite understood. i am sure there is some civil servant convention for this, but it tended to be the case that i would write my own personal views directly to the prime minister. if i wrote on behalf of the department, it was more likely to come from my office. >> the different options were set out as late as october 29, which is quite alarming. the assumption that all this had been settled by september, it clearly was not. >> and in response to sir roderic earlier, there's a sentence here,
CNBC
Jan 25, 2010 3:00pm EST
at the bit. quick. >> it will drive money into the united states. fuel are rally and strengthen the dollar. >> i got you. okay so tell strengthen the dollar over what sort of time frame? >> it will and the risk spread that people are talking about with the risk of corporate bonds going up, i don't see it in the market. bond prices are not falling. >> okay good last thought. catch you down the road. certainly a market ahead by 72 points. we have about 45 points to go. apple earnings obviously in focus coming right after the bell and texas instruments obviously going to be closely watched as well. >> that's right and apple shares are hire right now ahead of its first quarter earnings report but should you be buying or selling the stock ahead of those results? answers in just a moment. >> and banking analyst dick bove warns that the stock market could crash if president obama gets his way on financial reform. ee will tell us exactly why coming up. >>> and then coming up after the bell, cnbc is your home for earnings central. ow expert team will bring us instant analysis. those results from ap
FOX News
Jan 25, 2010 4:00am EST
and a half year trials. early on, there was trouble. keenan was called back to the united states. >> keenan was an alcoholic. he went out to hot springs, the rumors were to boil out and i guess he did. he came back, he was mean when he wasn't boiled a little bit. >> oliver: and the prosecution team struggled with another huge problem, a lack of paper evidence. >> from the surrender in mid august until the time of our arrival, the japanese had been burning everything there at the army headquarters. so when we come to japan, a great deal was already lost. >> oliver: coming up, right in this nuremberg courtroom, the trials get underway as chief prosecutor robert jackson takes on a defiant hermann goering. >> oliver: your honor, what was this tunnel used for during the nuremberg trials? >> each day when the defendants left their prison cells, they used this corridor to come into the courtroom. >> oliver: were they manacled? >> no, their hands were free, but they were accompanied by american soldiers, by the first infantry division. >> there was no heat in the prison in the winter time. they all
WETA
Jan 25, 2010 5:30pm EST
of afghastan and of pakistan and to its own job creati ithe united states. >> let'sake a lo at things more broadly. here we are one year into president obama's term. can u tell us a little bit, what's happening in afghanistan litarily? whatis going on on the ground? nothing. >> nothing? we're out to have a huge toop surge therethough. >> i would argue thate are stuck between two extres. for thlast eight years, we were seeing falsely in my view, that we are doing a nation ilding. no one c do nationbuilding. maybe state building i some ways andow we'r saying, i will oy be for so time we were saying there will only be a military optn. prident obama took a lo time. wean defend that, that he took a longtime to review but we cannot define iction. this is the time toupplement that policy. state it to some extent. accept the realities involving the originalpowers, unle we were inlved in original cotries. and i see some hope tt there haveeenany political leaders andilitary leaders going to pakian, hopefly in the air, and others. >> one year in,is ourforeign policy with regard to afghanisn succeedg?
CBS
Jan 24, 2010 11:00pm EST
of the united states? well, president obama received a summons for jury duty at the courthouse in chicago. however, with his first state of the union speech set for wednesday, the president is just a little busy this week. he has alerted the court he can't make it. a lot of other things on his plate right now. >>> still to come on wjz eyewitness news tonight, oil spill aftermath. texan residents take refuge with the oil. >>> caught on tape, a customer at a jewelry store decides to take the goods and run. >>> an important recall you need to know about. could salmonella be in your lunch meat? that's coming up. >>> the baltimore boat show sails into town. i'm gigi bar net. coming up. -- gigi barnett. >>> i'm bernadette woods, there's a flash flood watch in effect and warnings in effect through tomorrow. we'll have your complete first warning forecast coming up when wjz eyewitness news returns. ,,, >>> a massive sink hole in san antonio, texas, leaves residents on edge. nearly two dozen homes are in danger of dropping into the hole. a series of cracking opened up in a retaining wall this morn
NBC
Jan 24, 2010 11:00pm EST
and complications following, quote, amateur attempts at treatment after the quake hit. meanwhile, the united states marine corp is in haiti and the military released their video showing them delivering much-needed supplies to the haitian people. here in washington, some local church membertion welcomed home the survivor of the earthquake. the father was in haiti when the earthquake struck and he was able to escape unharmed. tonight he shares his story with darcy spencer who talked to him exclusively. darcy, talk about an amazing story? >> reporter: it certainly was. father jasmine is degree great. he says he's happy to be back but deeply concerned about all the people he left behind. >> the house was just shaking and everybody was praying and calling, "jesus, jesus, help us." >> the reverend was welcomed home with tears and warm eembraces. the chaplain for the d.c. haitian community was in haiti when it was rocked by an earthquake nearly two weeks ago. initially feared dead, he's here with good news. >> i was survive because god wants me to live for a little while on this earth. >> father skbraz mi
MSNBC
Jan 25, 2010 3:00pm EST
terrorist is out with a new message for the united states. details on osama bin laden's new warning to the united states. >>> plus a republican political fund-raising letter has rnc chairman under fire. % or more o? host: does charlie daniels play a mean fiddle? ♪ fiddle music charlie:hat's how you do it son. vo: geico. 15 minutes could save you 15% or more on car insurance. >>> i'm hampton pearson with cnbc market wrap. with 30 minutes left in the trading day, let's check the major averages. the dow almost 57 points. the s&p just under nine points and the nasdaq up a little over 11 points. existing home sales took the largest drop in more than 40 years in december. the national association of realtors said sales fell 16.7% last month. analysts expected a 10% drop. general motors named ed whit acre as permanent ceo. whit acre took the post when it ousted former ceo fritz henderson. walmart cutting 11,000 jobs at sam's clubs nationwide. positions for in-store product demonstrations will be outsourced. burger king will offer beer with signature whoppers of the fast-food chain is set
FOX
Jan 24, 2010 11:30pm EST
is in the midwest. >> red is bad. >> reporter: hold it right there and take a look at the other half of the united states. the midwest eastward. >> it's not usually thought that this area is seismically hazardous because people are used to thinking about california. >> reporter: people from st. louis to memphis think about it. they live on top of one of the nation's biggest earthquake dangers. the new fault line, a 150-mile seismic zone that impacts five states from the gateway city to blues and barbecue. the wohl area was devastated by a series of four major quakes back in the early 1800s, quakes so strong the mississippi river was said to have run backwards shaking felt as far away as washington, d.c. seismologists say the 7.0 haiti quake was the result of 200 years of built up pressure since the region's last major tum letter. we're coming up on the 200-year mark of what was believed to be an 8.2 magnitude or greater quake good some people are fairly skeptical because they haven't felt a damaging earthquake in their lifetime. >> reporter: the truth of the matter is that earth qaibs can strike a
FOX
Jan 25, 2010 5:00am EST
or for the eastern united states and you can see it is a pretty good system that is moving across the eastern u.s. impacting nearly the entire east coast of the united states as part of that storm system that was hitting california hard over the weekend or last week rather. today, rain heavy at times, early this moing. some afternoon sunshine. breezy this afternoon. high early about 61. this afternoon, temperatures will be falling through the 50s. more on today's forecast coming up in just a little bit. >> thank you. >>> let's check in with julie and find out how people are managing out on the roads. >> it is not easy a lot of stokes skating around trees and wires down across the highways and in some areas, we are talking about standing water especially where they've been busy doing the hot lane work. that hot lane work between arlington boulevard and 66, callers temperature us that right lane is blocked off now because of standing water. allow yourself some extra time on the roads this morning and slow down. we do have reports of some trees down along the right side of the road there so be ver
FOX
Jan 25, 2010 6:00am EST
was also on board. >>> osama bin laden is threatening new attacks against the united states and trying to take credit for the christmas day failed bombing attempt. the terror leader put out a new audio message carried by the al- jazeera network but there are a lot of questions over that claim that he planned the detroit bombing. intelligence an lichts say the so-called underwear bomber was actually trained by an al-qaeda group in yemen. >>> more grim news coming out of haiti as truckers are filling mass graves with bodies. >> the government says it has buried more than 150,000 quake victims and that does not include those buried by relatives or killed in the outlying areas. >>> a global army of aid workers igetting food into people's hands but acknowledges efforts are falling short of what is needed. >>> over the weekend, the haitian government said that rescue operations were ending but international teams continue their work p one team found a shop clerk. he drove under a desk at the grocery store where he worked he survived by drinking soda, beer and eating cookies and says his fait
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 6:00am EST
and 150,000 students. we're the biggest community college in the united states. >> 150,000 students, really? >> yes, we cater to all of miami dade and everyone. we have a very strong influence in southern florida. >> you go for two years and transfer of to university? >> yes. >> this george washington university, is $50,000 a year for tuition. what do you pay? >> by an anonymous caller so we have been blessed that we get in-state tuition fully covered. usually, regular students would pay $86 per credit. if your full time, that would be $1,000 per semester. >> that is a little bit different. do you happen to know how many want to a four-year university? >> once you graduate, we all usually end up going to university and achieve a bachelor's. >> what have you learned since you've been here? >> just to keep an open mind? you cannot narrow your view. there are other people and other views and you need to pay attention to the spirit if not, you will not succeed. >> do you belong to a party? >> i consider myself to be independent because of a share views with the republicans and democrats
CSPAN
Jan 24, 2010 10:30pm EST
think that as people are -- let's say in the united states alone. having a crisis having to do with people's head being filled with elusion. so i do think there must be thinkers and writers, and, you know, plays, books, because that might help. but it becomes ludicrous to, you know, try to judge whether your own works are valuable. i mean that -- that is something to be kept very secret for yourself. >> hi. >> with the last chunk of the essay was the art is somewhere prothetic, and you seem to tend towards wanting to make the world a better place. as we can tell, it's -- well, you have a run out in london and a whole season in london and we don't get a chance as much though to see things here of yours. that seems to be the case of the whole slew of really great plays that would probably make a similar point or at least with in the same vein. i was wondering what your thoughts are about getting over that sort of hurdle? whether starting in new york or regionally. >> boy, that -- i obviously have taken the coward's way out to a certain extent. if they are more interested in plays
MSNBC
Jan 25, 2010 2:00am EST
. should they be frustrated and angry at him? >> he's the president of the united states. ultimately he accepts responsibility and he knows that he has to move our country in a new direction. he said from the beginning it's going to be tough and challenging and he isn't shying away from that challenge. he said he's going to continue to fight. that's what he's going to do. every single morning he wakes up recommitted to fighting on behalf of our country. every night before he goes to bed he reads letter from 10 people around the country, sometimes children, asking for help. the people in america love this country. they are willing to work hard. >> do they have reason to be frustrated at him? >> they have a reason with everybody because we have not delivered yet. we're in washington and we have to change the culture here. that's not something that's easy. it's not something that's going to happen overnight but certainly they have every reason to be frustrated. there is also a "washington post" poll that said look, if you show people what is in health care, they are supportive of it. and p
CSPAN
Jan 24, 2010 11:00pm EST
,000 students. we are the biggest community college in the united states. >> small? 160,000 students? >> yes, and we indicator to -- cater to basically all of miami dade. all the mayors, senators, congressman. we were meeting with a senator tomorrow. we have a very strong through in -- influence in southern florida. >> so you go for two years? >> correct and then we transfer off to university. >> by the way, this school, george washington, gets $50,000 some-odd a year for tuition. what do you have to pay? >> i've been in the honors college so thankfully we get in-state fully covered but it would be approximately $86 a create credit. so every year, $1,000 semester a approximately plus books. >> so a little different. >> right. >> due happen to know how many go on to a four-year university or college? >> once you graduate, especially in honors college, we all usually going on to get our bachelor's. >> what have you learned? >> just to keep an open mind. you can't narrow yourself to only your view because there are other people and their views and you need to pay attention to those. >> do you b
FOX News
Jan 25, 2010 1:00pm EST
day terror suspect and warning new attacks inside the united states. bin laden has not been heard from since september. in his message he calls umar farouk abdulmutallab a hero fighter and slams the u.s. and its support for israel. >> it is unfair that you enjoy a safe life while our brothers in gaza suffer greatly. therefore with god's will power attacks on you long continue as well as you continue to support israel. trace: u.s. authorities are working to authenticate the message. the former chief of the cia's bin laden unit. i guess by listening to this thing correctly he is not taking responsibility, claiming responsibility for this failed christmastide bombing. he certainly is endorsing it and praising it. >> yeah. i think that is exactly the conclusion to draw. my own suspicion is this fellow was trained in yemen, sent by al qaeda in yemen. most attacks against the united states in the united states are going to be authorized by osama bin laden. trace: i wonder, you look at the date of this thing. we are talking about a month after that failed christmas day attempt. why wait a mon
CNN
Jan 25, 2010 6:00am EST
against the united states. barbara starr is with us, is he really behind this attack or is he just claiming responsibility? >> reporter: that is the question, john, that nobody knows the answer to. bin laden indirectly on this tape claiming responsibility for the christmas day attack, promising more attacks against the united states because of u.s. support for israel on the palestinian issue. u.s. counterterrorism official says, a message like this, no matter whose voice it should be, should come as no surprise. al qaeda has from time to time tried to build support for its program of murder talking about the palestinian issue. al qaeda in yemen by all accounts was behind the training and equipping of farouk abdulmutallab in that attack. these are affiliates inspired by bin laden, not necessarily awaiting direct orders from him, that of course has been going on for some time. the bottom line on that christmas day attack is it now demonstrates that one of these al qaeda affiliate does have the ability to reach out and touch american citizens. that's what the u.s. administration is fo
CNN
Jan 25, 2010 5:00pm EST
to the united states. how much might be needed to rebuilt haiti? reports say the nation is asking the international community right now for $3 billion at an international donors' conference in montreal. meanwhile, many victims are in desperate need of medical care. doctors from around the world have arrived to help out, so have nurses. our chief medical correspondent dr. sanjay gupta is on the ground for us, has been from almost the beginning. he joins us from port-au-prince. sanjay, i heard you say earlier in the day there are many more doctors and nurses there today, and at least they are beginning to get the situation, for all practical purposes, a little bit until control. >> reporter: no question, things are better today than yesterday, which is better than the day before. if you go to some of these hospitals which we've been visiting, you've seen some of the images from before, and you're about to see the imaging of what they look like now, but new problems have presented themselves as well, mainly due to persistent lack of organization. take a look. we're in the lobby here
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 12:30am EST
wanting to pass information back to the united states and united kingdom might have been relying on those stocks. some were used as improvised explosive devices without any understanding of what was in the shell. and those shells were being used by some of the insurgents in the aftermath of the invasion. without understanding what they were -- i am not suggesting for a moment that there were of recent production, but they were there and in store, presumably in barracks and armories looted in the immediate aftermath of the invasion. >> it took you a while until the report of the survey? >> i think that is when it began to be clear. again, one of the issues i never quite understood -- i think it is a straightforward issue. why if they did not have access to these stocks, did such an enormous amount of effort go into trying to frustrate the work of the inspectors? there is not an entirely satisfactory answer to that, as far as i am aware, other than that i have speculated people around him knew this production had ended, and no one dared tell him, whether he wanted to keep up the pretense in
MSNBC
Jan 25, 2010 1:00pm EST
units up while the united states was waiting for the "uss comfort" for the ship to arrive. that's ten days sailing from baltimore, stocking up and another five or six days sailing. why didn't the pentagon respond with mobile military units? >> reporter: i don't know why the pentagon didn't respond by "the comfort," it should be recalled took on passengers who were air lifted from aircraft carriers and other sources before they reached the port here in port-au-prince. 550 medical staff on the "uss comfort" have been doing critical surgery to save a lot of lives. they're here and also, as you know, andrea, so many volunteer and medical staff that the issue is getting people to that help that is available or getting the help to the people, whether they're in these impromptu tent cities, they're not finding an easy way to get to the help. there's so much help on the island that's not getting to the people still. >> because of those bottlenecks, i can tell you that in talking to people on the hill over the weekend, democrats as well as republicans, are becoming increasingly concerned that
FOX
Jan 25, 2010 5:00pm EST
wilson, fox news. >>> a 15-year-old girl is now getting medical care here in the united states. this young woman suffered severe injuries to her face in the earthquake. she is now at children's hospital in miami. her cousin is her guardian because the girl's mother died when their home collapsed on top of them. doctors say she is doing much better but has a long road ahead. >> she's sustained significant facial injuries and again the treatment of those facial injury has to be tailored to the fact that we received her you know eight days after the event. >> reporter: even the other quake survivors are also being treated at thesame hospital. >>> today in the district, civil rights activist dick gregory vowed not to eat for 30 days to bring attention the flight of the victims in hti. speaking at union temple baptist church he said he won't eat or drink anything for the first week and after that only liquids. greg i have 77 years old. >>> well, younger activists in our area are also working to help haiti. >>> they are elementary school kids little children with big hearts. as beth
CNN
Jan 24, 2010 10:00pm EST
, and i asked him about the policy. of course, the united states has said that it will not allow anyone without visas to leave and to come in to the u.s. >> i've gone on the radio several times here and talked to the haitian people in french and creole and explained to them they should stay here. there's going to be a lot of money here, a lot of opportunities here when the time comes to rebuild this country. the united states will repatriate people on the high seas because it's a dangerous voyage. as we know, many thousands of people have lost their lievves over the years attempting that and that's not something we think people should attempt. there's a legal way to seek immigration to the united states, and we're going to encourage people to pursue those avenues. >> reporter: and so even though they want to get out many people here are just trying to make do as best as they can. there are all sorts of promises that there will be, for instance, money given by the u.n. for certain jobs. some $3 a day, which doesn't sound like much but is more than what many people get, which is less than
CNN
Jan 24, 2010 11:00pm EST
understand the law when it comes to enemy combatants versus terrorists versus united states citizens. >> and david, as you comment on that, i want you to also listen to a dramatic moment at a congressional hearing this past week when senator john mccain asked three people who work for you on the front lines in the war on terrorism whether they had been consulted in the decision to take the christmas day bombing suspect and put him in the federal system. >> i understand, admiral. but in response to senator collins, you were not consulted as to what venue the christmas bomber would be tried in? is that correct? >> that's correct. yes, sir. >> how about you, mr. leiter? >> no, i wasn't. >> secretary napolitano? >> no. >> is that the way this is supposed to be done, that if somebody is arrested that the justice department or whoever can just go simply ahead with this prosecution or taking them into the federal system and questioning them without consulting the intelligence community, the department of homeland security, essentially the people whose job it is to protect the american peopl
FOX News
Jan 25, 2010 5:30am EST
kangein commander. >> we have heard so much praise for the united states military and we hear escalating complaints and frustration mainly about the slow pace of distribution>> oo. >> i feel the frustration. as you noted we have not reached the level of putting the relief supplies to the quantity we need and we need the international community to step up the amount of aid that we are able to move in. we need to get food out to the folks distribution points are able to sustain the level of support that is needed through what i am told affected areas bui about 2 million people. >> you were here for the earthquake. >> did you have a sense of oh my god all of the good work we have done until now has been undone by mother nature? >> his residents sit up on top of a hill that was clear immediately we just experienced something that was going to be devastating. we could see the dust coming up from the buildings that were collapsed. it was no doubt in our minds that this was going to be a tremendous tragedy and that a lot of suffering and casualties were going to be the result of it. >> final qu
MSNBC
Jan 25, 2010 9:00am EST
, is the fact that obama is talking about more threats against the united states, such as the one we saw christmas day, and at the same time, they say, that al qaeda in yemen, responsible for that christmas day attack, is, in fact, in the process of planning still more similar attacks, some, perhaps, even involving women. they say they're bound and determined to attack the united states. recent intelligence, however, says that that doesn't appear to be imminent, savannah, at least for now. from kabul, back to you guys. >> thanks, mick. >>> still to come on "the daily rundown," massive relocation efforts are under way in haiti. tens of thousands are moved to tent cities outside the earthquake-devastated capital. and a man trapped for 11 days emerges unscathed. what saved him? we'll have that next. >>> plus, "time" magazine crowned him man of the year, but what happens to the markets if ben bernanke isn't reconfirmed as fed chair? cnbc's steve liesman takes a look next. >>> but first, a look ahead at the president's schedule. it's laker day at the white house. kobe bryant making an appeara
MSNBC
Jan 25, 2010 10:00am EST
of the union address? >>> osama bin laden is back to deliver a message for the president and the united states. >>> tiger woods meets with his wife as part of his therapy session. the golf great is reportedly trying to work things out. we will show you where the couple met over the weekend and why it may have been particularly dramatic. >>> and the best prospects for the oakland a's is leaving major league baseball at the tender age of 23 giving up fame and fortune to become a catholic priest. you'll meet him in this hour. >>> good morning, everybody. i'm david shuster live in washington, and we're going to begin this hour with some breaking news out of baghdad. iraq's capital city has been rocked today by three separate bomb blasts striking near three hotels. at least 31 people were killed and at least one of the hotels targeted was popular with western journalists. martin truval joins us on the phone. martin, what have you seen this morning? what was the scene? >> david, a series of defs taking attacks. hotels were blown up first. the second the babylon hotel just south of the u.s. embassy a
MSNBC
Jan 25, 2010 2:00pm EST
story breaking right now, united states sending help in the recovery of a downed jetliner. we're getting in new video from the scene of the coast of lebanon. at least 30 bodies have been recovered. now searchers are looking for more. the ethiopian airlines jet bound for that nation's capital and said to have burst into flames after takeoff late sunday night. it plummeted into the sea off of lebanon. the boeing 737 was carrying eight crew members and 82 passengers including the wife of the french ambassador to lebanon. that he don't know what caused the crash but they are ruling out terrorism. again, there was bad weather at the time. >>> in haiti, survivors describe their days on the streets as living like dogs. about 700,000 people are now homeless, finding whatever meager shelter they can. aid groups say they are collecting tents but they are few and far between. nbc news correspondent mike taibbi joins me from port-au-prince. mike, what are you seeing in terms of the tent situation there? this kind of desperate shelter. >> reporter: exactly that it is desperate right now, you're looki
CSPAN
Jan 25, 2010 5:00pm EST
jeopardy today because the united states of america through its leaders have made a mistake. made a big mistake. we have decided to give our people more than we can afford to pay for. i regret telling you, that is another way of telling you how our problem became a reality. we've come to the conclusion that we cannot pay for this debt through growth alone, and we will start with that and dispose of that rather early in our deliberations because the numbers do not add up. you cannot say we're just going to change taxes. it will not work. and last observation is to say everything is on the table. if you are not yet a member, we have two or three vacancies we want to fill. . . i want to be on this is an american citizen. i hope you think that we can. we're willing to walk -- answer questions after my good friend, dr. alice, speaks. i want to say to the board and task force members, we have -- is wonderful the to found time to come. we will have a meeting. it is my privilege to introduce my partner in this effort, dr. alice -- dr. alice rivlin. [applause] >> i share it senator pete ob
CBS
Jan 24, 2010 11:00pm EST
by the arab tv network al-jazeera. in it they threaten new attacks against the united states within the year in retaliation for america's support for israel. the obama administration quickly fired back. >> this is somebody that has to pop up in our lives over an audiotape, because he's nothing but a cowardly, murderous thug and terrorist. >> bin laden also claimed responsibility for the christmas day bombing. the suspect accused in that attack says he underwent terrorist training in yemen, but officials say there's no indication osama bin laden or his top lieutenants had anything to do with that attack. >>> the rescue operation in hate at the, the marines launched two osprey aircraft this morning. this is what the aircraft looks like. it is capable of both flying like a plane and hovering like a helicopter. the marines will use it to conduct aerial surveys on haiti. it's the first time they've been used in any sort of humanitarian mission by the military. meanwhile higher numbers of casualties coming in. the haitian government buried more than 150,000 people, not counting the untold other th
CNN
Jan 25, 2010 9:00am EST
here in the united states. >>> let's take a look now at the latest on haiti. aid coordination or the lack of it is being discussed in montreal, canada, right now. that's where representatives from the major donor nations are meeting. secretary of state hillary clinton is there for the friends of haiti conference. there's also a desperate need for tents. that plan is to move the homeless out of port-au-prince and into new tent cities. but there aren't enough tents or places to put them. the u.n. says that there are about 1 million homeless in haiti. that also includes a city southwest of the capital. they're just now receiving their first mattresses and blankets. >>> adoptions from the disaster zone. we have a couple of happy endings to share with you. in grand junction, colorado, a family returns home with a pair of 10-month-old twins. the homecoming was a long time in the making. in fact, it began long before the boy and girl were even born. their new parents say amid the joy is a bittersweet reality. >> we're excited as a family to welcome some orphans into our family and he
CBS
Jan 25, 2010 4:30am EST
focus the day after tomorrow. bill plante reports. >> the president of the united states. >> reporter: in the state of the union address, president obama will deliver wednesday, he'll be seeking to reconnect with the millions of americans who have voted for change but didn't see it in his first year. he's on the cover of two news magazines this week, one asking the question now what? loss of the democratic senate seat in massachusetts set off the alarm. a "washington post" poll shows almost two-thirds who voted for republican scott brown said they opposed the democrats' agenda. the president's advisors said goat the message and that the state of the union speech will focus on jobs anded economy. >> i think the president will go through a series of things, how do we continue to work to get our economy back on track, how do we put main street in better shape. >> reporter: the long debate in washington about health care may have been a turnover for voters. >> if you look at the polls out of massachusetts, people reacted as much to the process as anything else. were there things we could
CNN
Jan 24, 2010 7:00pm EST
families in the united states. 80 orphans arrived in orlando yet but many families are waiting for the federal officials to finish documenting the children. martin savidge has this update from orlando. >> reporter: one thing is certain, katie happnsly at the d of her emotional rope. >> this has been a nightmare. >> reporter: less than four hours' sleep in three days and terrified she's losing the little girl she thought she saved from haiti. >> why where you holding on to our children when their lives are at risk and they just need their parents? >> reporter: 3-year-old gracie arrived saturday afternoon onboard a military transport from port-au-prince with 79 other orphans. more than 24 hours later katie and two dozen adoptive parents are waiting to be united with their children. making matters worse, katie has been told her daughter is sick and should go to the emergency room. >> hopefully she'll be here soon so she can finally go to the hospital where she belongs. >> reporter: federal officials say the children and would-be parents have to go through to thorough documentation
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